Abigail Slater
Vice-Chair, Strategic Planning Committee

Abigail Slater joined the FoodShare Board of Directors in 2012 as a partner with Social Venture Partners. Abigail currently uses her entrepreneurial skills in the field of social enterprise and impact investment where she works with female entrepreneurs as Chair of SheEO Canada Fund. Her board involvement has included service as treasurer for non-profit boards, as well as governance, development, strategy and policy. In 1994, Abigail co-founded, with her sister, Eat to the Beat for Willow. This unique food event, features only women chefs. For this work she received the Queen's Diamond Jubilee Medal in 2012.

Abigail sits on the Board of Governors of Centennial College and Venture for Canada. She continues her work in impact investing focusing on gender, diversity and inclusion through BL Management Holdings Limited. Abigail has a Masters in Business Administration from Schulich School of Business.